Protective effect of Nigella sativa oil against binge ethanol-induced oxidative stress and liver injury in rats


Develi S., Evran B., Kalaz E. B. , Kocak-Toker N. , Erata G. O.

CHINESE JOURNAL OF NATURAL MEDICINES, vol.12, no.7, pp.495-499, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s1875-5364(14)60077-7
  • Title of Journal : CHINESE JOURNAL OF NATURAL MEDICINES
  • Page Numbers: pp.495-499

Abstract

AIM: Nigella sativa L. (Ranunculaceae) is considered as a therapeutic plant-based medicine for liver damage. In this study, the aim was to study the effect of Nigella sativa oil (NSO) pretreatment on ethanol-induced hepatotoxicity in rats.